Democratic Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has said that she wants to help America's poor people. In an opinon written for NY Times, Clinton writes that if they want to get serious about poverty, they need a national commitment to create more affordable housing.
"We need to make suer that our investment is reaching the communities," she writes. Meanwhile, in other news, former political prisoner Aung San Suu Kyi made her first speech at the UNGA after forming a democratically elected government.
Suu Kyi in her speech addressed various issues relating to Myanmar including the new gorvernment.
Here are some pics from across the world that made headlines:
Hillary Clinton leading over Trump according to latest poll
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton goes to hug Anastasia Somoza after Anastasia introduced Clinton during a campaign stop in Orlando.
Maithripala Sirisena speaks at UNGA
Maithripala Sirisena, President of Sri Lanka, speaks during the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters.
Aung San Suu Kyi speaks at UNGA
Myanmar Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi speaks during the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters.
Protestors demand free education in South Africa
Students run for cover as police fire stun grenades and rubber bullets in an attempt to disperse them, during their protest for free education in Johannesburg, South Africa.
24 people killed in a series of bombings in Aleppo
In this photo provided by the Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets, rescue workers work the site of airstrikes in al-Mashhad neighborhood in the rebel-held part of eastern Aleppo.
Barack Obama says Africa wants trade not aid
President Barack Obama walks off stage after speaking at the U.S.-Africa Business Forum at The Plaza Hotel in New York.
Governor declares emergency in Charlotte after protests
Authorities in Charlotte tried to quell public anger after a police officer shot a black man. However, after protests turned violent, an emergency was declared.